Teresa Myers Ervin
Mayor, Public Servant/BSN, RNC
Mayor Teresa Myers Ervin was born and raised in Florence, South Carolina. She is married to Mr. Lavon Ervin, and they are the proud parents of three young adults.
She began her service on Florence City Council as Councilwoman in 2010. After 10 years of service to the Florence community, she was elected as Mayor on November 3, 2020. She served as Chairwoman for the City of Florence Neighborhood Development Ad Hoc Committee. She is a member of the Florence Area Transportation (FLATS) Committee and a member of the HopeHealth Board of Directors.
She holds degrees from Florence-Darlington Technical College and Francis Marion University. She is a 2016 recipient of an Honorary Doctor of Humanities degree from Francis Marion University.
Mayor Myers Ervin believes it is the compilation of her life experiences that have shaped her and provided her a position in life that allows her to better serve others.